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Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana

689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
+1 619-691-8848
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tacos” (184 reviews)
“carne asada” (28 reviews)
“spicy pork” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Fast food
689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
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Reviewed yesterday

I’m visiting family in San Diego and was told I had to try Tacos El Gordo De Tijuana in Chula Vista. I’ve traveled globally and know trying new things makes the world a more interesting place so agreed. We drove down getting there about noon....More

Thank Jay P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tacos el gordo at the Zona Río of TJ is a perfect spot for tacos, they have many choices and don't forget to try the MULITA, this mulita is an amazing double tortilla extended taco, really really good. a must when you come to Tijuana....More

Thank arturoaguilar68
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good although is expensive but can’t never find a parking space !!!! When are they going to open the new location at Broadway ?

Thank Hilda A
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Tacos El Gordo not knowing what to expect. The first thing that caught our attention was the amount of people inside the place. Unreal!!! Something we are not accustomed to seeing is customers standing in five separate lines, depending on the type...More

Thank KathyGabe
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The workers are literally racist. If you are African American and you just want a taco, they are holding the racist umbrella that you are standing under for as long as you are in their restaurant. This message is not to pull a race-card but...More

Thank Gwendolyn J
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I love there tacos med and my husband try to go there one's a month you should try it its great favor

Thank Lilia R
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Very crowded, hole in the wall taco stand with no parking that you absolutely have to try! It is a very nondescript little place just off the freeway in Chula Vista. Each type of taco has it's own line so the folks that frequent it...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This was a busy place and the lines were long but it was worth the wait. We shared a table with some locals and had a fine visit. The lines are broken up for certain items on the menu but once at the front of...More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This is a nice and clean taco place to visit, it has a good parking lot. The taco taste it is same as in Tijuana where this business started

Thank Oscar D
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Love the Adobado tacos. Real Mexican tacos without going to Tijuana. Different lines can be confusing. We go often but all is good even the quesadilla for kids.

Thank Allen G
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 689 H St, Chula Vista, CA 91910-4222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Chula Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 619-691-8848
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